Barry O Halloran

203 results

Eirgrid has to increase the average amount of renewable electricity the grid can carry to 70 per cent by 2030 from 40 per cent now. Photograph: iStock

National electricity grid operator Eirgrid has recruited two partners to work on a €300,000 project to boost the flow of renewable power on its system(...)

McDonald’s said the jobs would be in 19 out of 26 counties, including Cork, Dublin, Galway and Limerick. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Fast-food giant McDonald’s plans to hire an an extra 800 people in the Republic, boosting its workforce here to almost 6,000. The chain said at the w(...)

Dr Tony Holohan said Nphet favoured the EU certificates that will allow anyone who has been vaccinated or recovered from the virus to travel “without the hurdle of testing”. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

International travel can restart without the need for tests later this summer once enough Irish and European people are vaccinated, according to chief(...)

Paul Grant, Stena Line trade director, Irish Sea, said the company found recent booking trends encouraging. Photograph: Stena Line

Shipping company Stena Line plans to launch a temporary ferry service between Belfast and Holyhead in Wales later this month to cash in on growing dem(...)

Nursing home group Carechoice has bought a 60-bedroom facility in Co Cork in a deal thought to be worth about €10 million. Carechoice owns and runs n(...)

Statkraft plans to seek support for six wind farms around the Republic that will generate a total of 320 mega-watts of power at full capacity

Scandinavian energy giant Statkraft will seek backing for six Irish wind farms in the next round of the State’s green energy support scheme. The Stat(...)

Glennon Brothers, owner of timber processing plants in Ireland and Scotland, has agreed to buy Co Fermanagh-based Balcas from owner SHV Energy. Photograph: iStock

Sawmill group Glennon Brothers is buying rival Balcas in a deal that will create a business with revenues of almost €270 million. Glennon Brothers, o(...)

An image of the proposed new hotel at Dublin Airport’s Terminal 2

British group Arora plans to spend €100 million building a 410-bedroom hotel at Dublin Airport in a project employing up to 550 people between constru(...)

New 75 mega watt wind farm at Cloncreen, Co Offaly, could supply enough electricity to power 55,000 homes at full tilt. Photograph: Carlos Jasso

State company Bord na Móna has recruited Irish and European lenders to back a €100 million renewable power plant. Bord na Móna is building a 75 mega (...)

The acquisition of Elm Hall brings to 13 the number of nursing homes owned by Carechoice. File photograph: iStock

Nursing home group Carechoice has bought a 60-bedroom facility in Co Kildare in a deal thought to be worth about €10 million. Carechoice owns and ru(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »